Charles and Elizabeth Bernick probably never imagined their story would include so many chapters ... such an extensive cast of characters … and take so many exciting twists and turns. What started in 1916 as a one-person operation bottling homemade soda pop has grown into a thriving business with 650+ team members.

1933: The Beer Business

With the end of Prohibition, Charles A. Bernick goes to The Jacob Schmidt Brewing Company to become one of the first distributors of legal beer in Central Minnesota.